English & Drama School Trip to London
School trips to London are our speciality. Visit two West End Shows, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and take part in a theatre workshop of your favourite show. Combined with some general London sightseeing your pupils will return to school buzzing with enthusiasm.
London, a city steeped in literary history and renowned for its vibrant theater scene, offers an enriching playground for students passionate about English and Drama. Imagine a school trip where the pages of classic literature come to life on the very streets where they were penned, and the magic of the stage is experienced firsthand in iconic theaters. Let’s delve into the exciting world of an English and Drama school trip to London, where students embark on an educational adventure like no other.
More to See
- Dance workshop
- Walking Tours on literary themes
- Tate Britain
- Tate Modern
- National portrait Gallery
- National Gallery
- Victoria & Albert Museum
- Poetry workshopsNB: We are unable to include Warner Bros Studio tours as part of your itinerary unless schools book and pay direct and be aware that school rates are only available on certain days.
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12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Arrival by coach in London and check-in and lunch at your accommodation
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM: Workshop and Guided tour of Shakespeare’s Globe
Explore the iconic theatre and learn about its history and architecture. They offer guided tours and a range of practical workshops for students focusing on theatre design, architecture, English Literature and more. They even offer bespoke programmes of workshops and longer projects tailored to your specific requirements.
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Dinner at a nearby restaurant
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM: Theatre Performance at Shakespeare’s Globe
After dinner, take your students to an unforgettable theatre performance and the Shakespeare’s Globe where they can see an awe-inspirsing and captivating live play.
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM: Breakfast at your accommodation
9:00 AM – 12:00 AM: Visit to Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter
Next, embark on a magical journey through filmmaking at the Harry Potter Studio Tour. Delve into the art of adapting literature to the big screen. Explore the meticulously crafted sets, costumes, and props, offering insights into the fusion of literature and visual storytelling.
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM: Lunch at the studio’s dining area
1:30 PM – 4:00 PM: Theatre Workout – West End Workshops
Participate in interactive drama workshops in London’s West End. Enhance acting skills, explore character development, and grasp the nuances of theatrical storytelling. Theatre Workout offers an array of workshops and courses that immerse students in the world of theatre and drama. Their expertise ranges from acting and Shakespeare to storytelling, physical theatre, musical theatre, dance, and even stage combat.
5:30 PM – 7:00PM: Dinner at a London restaurant
8:00 PM – 9:00 PM: London Eye Sunset Ride
Wrap up the trip with a breathtaking ride on the London Eye, offering stunning panoramic views of the city.
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM: Breakfast at your accommodation and check-out
9:00 AM – 11:30 AM: The Gunpowder Plot Immersive Experience
Step into history with an immersive experience focused on the Gunpowder Plot. Engage in dramatic recreations and understand how real events can be transformed into compelling drama.
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM: Lunch
Packed Lunch prepared for you by your accommodation.
1:00 PM – 3:30 PM: Jeff Wayne’s The War of The Worlds: The Immersive Experience
The Gunpowder Plot Immersive Experience provides an educational adventure suitable for English and Drama school trips. It offers an immersive journey back to 1605, where students can actively engage in historical storytelling, enhancing their understanding of English history and dramatic narrative. Through live actors, intricate room sets, and virtual reality scenes, this 1-hour 40-minute immersive performance encourages students’ participation and fosters critical thinking. It combines historical accuracy with cutting-edge technology, making it an informative and entertaining experience that aligns with both English and Drama curricula.
4:00 PM: Departure by coach
It’s time to board the coach for your journey home.
Relieve the Stress
Here at School Trips UK our dedicated school trip team have over 20 years’ experience in the travel industry and we pride ourselves in delivering bespoke tips that make learning fun and engaging.
At the start of your enquiry we will research the best accommodation for your chosen destination as well as transport providers if required, and one agent will keep in touch with you throughout the process to ensure you are happy and kept in the loop right to the end of your visit.
All trips can be arranged around a particular subject or subjects and we can include workshops, talks, company visits and other relevant activities accordingly. Everything for your trip would be individually sourced, from local restaurants for your meals to evening activities such as ghost walks or ten pin bowling.
Before you depart on your trip you’ll be provided with detailed itineraries, all booking information, travle maps if required and 24 hour emergency contact details.
- Quality Accommodation
- Entry to attractions
- Evening meals
- Packed lunches
- FREE teacher places
- Information packs
- Personal guides available
- Risk assessments
- 24 hour support